Monday, January 09, 2017

TILLERSON PUT EXXON MOBIL INTERESTS OVER THOSE OF THE UNITED STATES

Read this about Tillerson in Iraq when he was CEO of Exxon Mobil:
But the deal overseen by Tillerson, whose confirmation hearings to become secretary of state begin Wednesday, defied U.S. foreign policy aims, placing the company’s financial interests above the American goal of creating a stable, cohesive Iraq. U.S. diplomats had asked Exxon and other firms to wait, fearing that such deals would undermine their credibility with Iraqi authorities and worsen ethnic tensions that had led Iraq to the brink of civil war.

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